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Bug 65118 - Installer quits when installing filesystem-2.1.6-2 if /var and /var/mail are partitions
Installer quits when installing filesystem-2.1.6-2 if /var and /var/mail are ...
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: installer (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
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Assigned To: Michael Fulbright
Brock Organ
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Reported: 2002-05-17 16:18 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:42 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-03-13 16:17:06 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2002-05-17 16:18:04 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.0+) Gecko/20020427

Description of problem:
If you partition with /var and /var/mail then the installer will quit when it
goes to install filesystem-2.1.6-2

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot cdrom
2. partition with a /var and a /var/mail
3. install normally

Actual Results:  installer displays error "There was an error installing

Expected Results:  Installation continues normally

Additional info:

I didn't test many configurations, but I was able to reproduce it every time
when /var and /var/mail where configured.
Comment 1 Michael Fulbright 2003-03-13 16:17:06 EST
Should be fixed now.

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